[DEP 8] About "XS-Testsuite: autopkgtest": time to remove "XS-" ?
zack at debian.org
Fri Jan 3 13:24:30 UTC 2014
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On Fri, Jan 03, 2014 at 12:36:38PM +0000, Ian Jackson wrote:
> > FWIW, an old MBF about absent "Testsuite: autopkgtest" is at  and
> > looks halfway through completion. Some of the already resolved issues
> > were initially marked wontfix, but have then been corrected. Most of the
> > remaining bugs seem to be affecting zope-related packages and other zope
> > packages have been fixed already.
> Perhaps rather than having another MBF, a better approach would be a
> lintian warning ?
Lintian is already aware of this, as mentioned by Niels:
but the tag is currently not a warning. Did you mean to suggest that we
ask the lintian maintainers to promote that tag to an actual warning?
FWIW, I'd welcome that.
Regarding the MBF, I didn't mean to propose another one. I was merely
pointing to the old one to observe its evolution over time.
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